The final part in the Construction series is now available.
Now released: Construction pt 5. Just in time for your poetry needs.
Download: CONSTRUCTION 4 by Greg Bem PDF 86 pages 1.5 MB CC-BY-NC 4.0 Previous in series: 1 2 3
The next two iterations of my ongoing poetry book series, Construction, are here. Parts 2 and 3, available for free, in PDF form.
This Is It
A new musical track and video have been published on YouTube and Bandcamp. Kachess Lake is a track based on an experience snowshoeing at said Cascadian lake in January 2021. The track is dynamically different in terms of tone and construction from other recent tracks. An experiment in layers, chords, dissonance, Massive, and reverb+EQ, I… Continue reading New Music and Video: Kachess Lake
My second full-length, printed book has appeared. I am excited to announce the release of my next poetry publication Green Axes! Thanks to Red at Alien Buddha Press for agreeing to work with me on the poems and the overall structure of the book. As the title of this post suggests, these poems are derived… Continue reading A poetry collection both horrific and pastoral: Green Axes is now available!
Of Spray and Mist is here. After nearly two years of work on a single manuscript, Hand to Mouth Books in Walla Walla, Washington has published Of Spray and Mist. At 122 pages, this full-length book features several sequences of poetry, including work first written on San Juan Island’s Friday Harbor Lab’s Whiteley Center last… Continue reading A Book! Of Spray and Mist
I will be reading in Philadelphia in September. Details here.
Written about the European trip I took with my mother in June, 2018.
This post recaps my fourth day traveling back in Cambodia during this year’s Spring Break.
The following are all the chapbooks, full books, and other manuscript/collection projects I have created in my life. Most are rooted in poetry or my poetics as the core of the writing. Where possible, chapbooks in this index will also include annotations describing their history, their original format, and more. All .PDF files are hosted… Continue reading Books